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2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

CISC 108 - Introduction to Computer Science I

Credit(s): 3
Component: Lecture
Computing and principles of programming with an emphasis on systematic program design. Topics include functional programming, data abstraction, procedural abstraction, use of control and state, recursion, testing, and object-oriented programming concepts. Requires no prior programming experience, open to any major, but intended primarily for majors and minors in computer science or mathematics.
Repeatable for Credit: N Allowed Units: 3 Multiple Term Enrollment: N Grading Basis: Student Option
COREQ: MATH 115 , MATH 117 , or higher math course or math placement. RESTRICTIONS: Student may not receive credit for both CISC 106  and CISC108.
University Breadth: Mathematics, Natural Sciences and Technology College of Arts and Sciences Breadth: A&S GROUP D: Mathematics, Natural Sciences & Tech Course Typically Offered: Fall and Spring
General Education Objectives:
GE1B: Analyze Arguments and Information GE1C: Engage in Constructive Ideation GE5A: Reason Quantitatively GE5B: Reason Computationally